It’s “The Head of the Year” or Rosh Hashanah! Celebrate with the Picture Book Called “Happy New Year, Beni”; Story and Pictures by Jane Breskin Zalben
I love picture books that celebrate the easy and familiar give and take that should exist between the older generation and the younger ones. For they are the shoulders on which we stand; for they modeled and upheld the many sacred traditions of family and faith that many families still embrace. And in that vein, […]
Celebrate: A Book of Jewish Holidays By Judith Gross, [...] read full post ->
“Abuela” by Arthur Dorros; illustrated by Elisa Kleven is a Great Picture Book for Hispanic Heritage Month
Grandmas are sometimes more than a bit adventuresome [...] read full post ->
Celebrate With Me the Life of Famed Picture Book Author, Tomie dePaola, on Today, His Birthday, September 15th. It’s Harvest Time with His Beloved Strega Nona!
Strega Nona’s Harvest by Tomie dePaola Anyone may [...] read full post ->
One’s Family Roots Are an Important Topic of Conversation for Young Readers. This Essential Classic Picture Book is a Great Way to Begin Conversations About it.
They Were Strong and Good By Robert Lawson Have your [...] read full post ->
Instead of ruminating on September 11, 2001, on this [...] read full post ->
Are things good or bad or are they the preconceptions [...] read full post ->